Google Ai to Harvest Landscape Photos from Street View Imagery

Google is in possession of vast amounts of Earth imagery via its Street View product, and now it is testing machine learning as a way to harvest ‘professional-level photographs’ from that imagery. As detailed in a newly-published study, Google researchers created an experimental deep-learning system that trawls Street View landscapes in search of high-quality compositions. …

Nikon Firmware Update for D5, D500, B700, Camera Control Pro 2, and ViewNX-i

Nikon is on a happy mood…so they announced not 1, not 2 but 5 updates to their cameras and software below. The updates are available via the following links: Nikon D5 Nikon D500 Nikon Coolpix B700 Camera Control Pro 2 ViewNX-i D5 Firmware Version 1.10 to 1.20: Added two new AF-area modes: group-area AF (HL) …

Nikon D750 Shutter Recall, Again.

Is your Nikon D750 affected by the recall? There is no official list of serial number published by Nikon, but you can do a simple checking at: https://nikon.tfaforms.net/215 UPDATED NIKON D750 SERVICE ADVISORY AS OF JULY 12, 2017. Technical Service Advisory for users of the Nikon D750 digital SLR camera Thank you for choosing Nikon …

Nikon New AF-P NIKKOR 70-300MM F/4.5-5.6E ED VR Lens

NIKON INTRODUCES NEW FULL-FRAME TELEPHOTO ZOOM LENS: THE AF-P NIKKOR 70-300MM F/4.5-5.6E ED VR MELVILLE, NY (July 11, 2017 at 12:01 A.M. EDT) – Today, Nikon announced the new AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR, modernizing this popular zoom lens with a myriad of the latest Nikon technologies. The new lens features enhanced Vibration Reduction …

Leica Announced New TL2 Mirrorless Camera (24MP, APS-C Sensor, 20fps, 4K/30p Video)

LEICA CAMERA PRESENTS THE LEICA TL2: PERFECTED FEATURES AND PERSUASIVE PERFORMANCE MEET UNIQUE DESIGN Based on the Leica TL-System, which has been continuously advanced in terms of speed, ease of handling and flexibility since its market launch, the new Leica TL2 embraces all the perfected features and leads the innovative camera concept into a new …

Nikon Limited Edition Eamera Posters for 100th Anniversary

Celebrate Nikon’s 100 year history of helping to tell the stories that matter. These ten designs, each of an iconic Nikon camera and limited to just 100 first edition prints, will be printed on archival fine art paper, hand-numbered, embossed with a special seal and beautifully framed to your liking by Level Frames. Beautiful enough …

Billions of Hotlinked Images Broken, by Photobucket

Since 2003, the popular photo hosting service Photobucket has been letting users upload and host images for free on their servers. They have over 10 billion images stored by 100 million registered users. But now they’re going to start charging, and that means billions of images around the Web are now broken. If you’re an …

Olympus Hari Raya Promotion 2017 – EXTENDED (31st July 2017)

Hari Raya Promotion 2017 is now EXTENDED! ·        OM-D, PEN and TOUGH: Free Gifts Online Redemption worth up to RM1,107 ·        M. ZUIKO DIGITAL: Instant Rebate up to RM400         (* for selected M.ZUIKO DIGITAL Lenses only) ·        Three (3) months Extended e-Warranty         …

Tamron Announced SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD G2 Lens

The new Model A032 high-speed zoom is designed to maximize the potential of the latest high-pixel-density cameras while delivering best-in-class image quality. Our proprietary eBAND Coating resists ghosting and flare, making this lens ideal for backlit photography. In addition to cutting-edge autofocus technology, the A032 offers the highest vibration compensation in its class,*1—with a CIPA …

Nikon Malaysia Begins Accepting Orders for Nikon 100th Anniversary Products

Nikon Begins Accepting Orders for Nikon 100th Anniversary Products Orders for the exclusive products for the centennial celebration of Nikon are now made available until 31st August 2017 Malaysia – Nikon (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd is pleased to announce the release of the commemorative anniversary products celebrating the 100th anniversary of Nikon’s establishment, which falls on July …

Winners of the Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017

Winners of the Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017 The international photo contest narrows down the winning works from over 76,000 submissions from 170 countries SINGAPORE – The winners of Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017 has been announced today by Nikon Singapore Pte. Ltd. Held since 1969, the Nikon Photo Contest is one of the world’s premier international …

Nikon USA EN-EL15 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery Pack Recall

Nikon USA has published a RECALL for EN-EL15 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery Pack in the States on 20th June 2017. Although there is no official recall from Nikon Malaysia yet, but it is worth noting and checking if your EN-EL15 battery has the same serial number of the battery or not. UPDATED EN-EL15 SERVICE ADVISORY AS …

News from USA: Arizona man arrested for flying camera drone over wildfire, impeding firefighters

As drone is getting more and more popular with easy access and available anywhere, photographers or drone pilots must be more responsible in operating drones and not putting others in danger. Still remember in March 2015, an instagram user name yengnasir posted up some of his “proud” photos of aeroplanes at KLIA Malaysia? Late last …

FUJIFILM Learning Center, FREE workshop (Penang), 16/07/2017 (Sunday)

FUJIFILM Learning Center Our FREE Workshop returns to Penang! It is happening in 2 sessions on Sunday, 16th July 2017 between 9.30am to 5pm. This workshop is open to both FUJIFILM owners and non-FUJIFILM owners. Join us and elevate your mastery in photography! Date 16/07/2017 (Sunday) Venue Fujifilm Penang Office 26-Q, Jalan Mesjid Negeri, 11600 …